After a productive spring which saw him emerge as Florida's go-to running back, sophomore Matt Jones got to relax during Florida's final spring practice session on Saturday.
Florida coach Will Muschamp expects a smooth transition at the running back position, even though the Gators lost 1,000-yard workhorse Mike Gillislee.
Florida has a long legacy of father-son legacies. Kelvin Taylor, son of all-time great Fred Taylor and Marcell Harris, son of former reserve Mike Harris are the latest.
The Florida Gators have seven players scheduled to be on campus when the spring semester beings - with possibly two others joining them as early enrollees. A look at the players.
Matt Jones' performance late in the season, along with the arrival of Kelvin Taylor and Adam Lane, has Florida's running backs looking good in the future.
Florida might not have had much success on the field last year, but the Gators debuted at No. 2 in the ESPN recruiting class rankings Thursday.
Kelvin Taylor, ranked No. 21, leads a strong Florida Gators presence in ESPN 300 recruiting rankings.
The comparisons between Fred Taylor and his son Kelvin, both running backs, are numerous. The similarities are there, but Fred says Kelvin is better than he was at the same age.